Heidi H O'Connor

Summary

Publications

  1. ncbi Tracheostomy decannulation
    Heidi H O'Connor
    Department of Pulmonary and Sleep Medicine, Rose Kalman Research Center, New England Sinai Hospital, 150 York Street, Stoughton, MA 02072, USA
    Respir Care 55:1076-81. 2010
  2. doi Accidental decannulation following placement of a tracheostomy tube
    Alexander C White
    Department of Pulmonary and Sleep Medicine, Rose Kalman Research Center, Stoughton, MA, USA
    Respir Care 57:2019-25. 2012
  3. doi Unplanned transfers following admission to a long-term acute care hospital: a quality issue
    Alexander C White
    Department of Pulmonary and Sleep Medicine, Rose Kalman Research Center, New England Sinai Hospital, Stoughton, MA 02072, USA
    Chron Respir Dis 8:245-52. 2011
  4. doi Decannulation following tracheostomy for prolonged mechanical ventilation
    Heidi H O'Connor
    Pulmonary and Sleep Division, New England Sinai Hospital, Stoughton, MA 02072, USA
    J Intensive Care Med 24:187-94. 2009
  5. doi Terminal withdrawal of mechanical ventilation at a long-term acute care hospital: comparison with a medical ICU
    Alexander C White
    Department of Pulmonary and Sleep Medicine, Rose Kalman Research Center, New England Sinai Hospital, Stoughton, MA 02072, USA
    Chest 136:465-70. 2009
  6. ncbi When to change a tracheostomy tube
    Alexander C White
    Department of Pulmonary and Sleep Medicine, Rose Kalman Research Center, New England Sinai Hospital, 150 York Street, Stoughton, MA 02072, USA
    Respir Care 55:1069-75. 2010

Collaborators

  • Nicholas S Hill
  • Katherine Hendra
  • Alexander C White
  • Bernard Joseph
  • Elaine Purcell
  • Mary Beth Urquhart
  • Joanne Grandfield
  • Barbara A Perrotta
  • Nina Muraldihar
  • Sucharita Kher
  • Priya Shantilal
  • Arvind Gireesh
  • Erik Garpestad

Detail Information

Publications6

  1. ncbi Tracheostomy decannulation
    Heidi H O'Connor
    Department of Pulmonary and Sleep Medicine, Rose Kalman Research Center, New England Sinai Hospital, 150 York Street, Stoughton, MA 02072, USA
    Respir Care 55:1076-81. 2010
    ..Final removal of the tracheostomy tube is an important step in the recovery from chronic critical illness and can usually be done once the indication for the tube placement has resolved...
  2. doi Accidental decannulation following placement of a tracheostomy tube
    Alexander C White
    Department of Pulmonary and Sleep Medicine, Rose Kalman Research Center, Stoughton, MA, USA
    Respir Care 57:2019-25. 2012
    ..Accidental decannulation is a cause of substantial morbidity and mortality in patients in long-term acute care hospitals who require a tracheostomy tube...
  3. doi Unplanned transfers following admission to a long-term acute care hospital: a quality issue
    Alexander C White
    Department of Pulmonary and Sleep Medicine, Rose Kalman Research Center, New England Sinai Hospital, Stoughton, MA 02072, USA
    Chron Respir Dis 8:245-52. 2011
    ....
  4. doi Decannulation following tracheostomy for prolonged mechanical ventilation
    Heidi H O'Connor
    Pulmonary and Sleep Division, New England Sinai Hospital, Stoughton, MA 02072, USA
    J Intensive Care Med 24:187-94. 2009
    ..We examined the process of decannulation following tracheostomy in patients transferred to a long-term acute care (LTAC) hospital for weaning from prolonged mechanical ventilation (PMV)...
  5. doi Terminal withdrawal of mechanical ventilation at a long-term acute care hospital: comparison with a medical ICU
    Alexander C White
    Department of Pulmonary and Sleep Medicine, Rose Kalman Research Center, New England Sinai Hospital, Stoughton, MA 02072, USA
    Chest 136:465-70. 2009
    ..We compared terminal withdrawal of MV at an LTACH with that in a medical ICU (MICU)...
  6. ncbi When to change a tracheostomy tube
    Alexander C White
    Department of Pulmonary and Sleep Medicine, Rose Kalman Research Center, New England Sinai Hospital, 150 York Street, Stoughton, MA 02072, USA
    Respir Care 55:1069-75. 2010
    ..Some of the specialized tracheostomy tubes available on the market are discussed. There are few data available to guide the timing of routine tracheostomy tube changes. Some guidelines are suggested...